The writhing agony of the Trojan Laocoon made this Hellenistic masterpiece famous throughout history.
Athanadoros, Hagesandros, and Polydoros of Rhodes, Laocoön and his Sons, early first century C.E., marble, 7’10 1/2″ high (Vatican Museums)
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Cite this page as: Dr. Steven Zucker and Dr. Beth Harris, "Athanadoros, Hagesandros, and Polydoros of Rhodes, Laocoön and his Sons
," in Smarthistory
, December 9, 2015, accessed July 28, 2021, https://smarthistory.org/athanadoros-hagesandros-and-polydoros-of-rhodes-laocoon-and-his-sons/